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March 24, 2024

Weekly Update 24-Mar-2024

san-antonio-stock-rodeo-FoleyAMG-110.pngThis weeks Editor's Choice images and top discussions at Nikonians - 24 March 2024

You'll find more, excellent images on the Editor's Choice page

San Antonio Stock Show and Rodeo, 2024
San Antonio Stock Show and Rodeo, 2024 by FoleyAMG - Show online - Like - Comment
Editor: Such a cool shot, great use of the available lighting.

Moonrise Waddenzee
Moonrise Waddenzee by MaartenH - Show online - Like - Comment
Editor: An interesting, different capture with a great feel to it.

snowy by hippy1946 - Show online - Like - Comment
Editor: Perfect timing Ken and excellent sharp exposure

Ranch Creek Trail
Ranch Creek Trail by andyincolorado - Show online - Like - Comment
Editor: A wonderfully multi layered work composition.

Bottoms Up!
Bottoms Up! by scenicshutterbug - Show online - Like - Comment
Editor: Wonderful image of this diving Bufflehead Duck. Hard to guess what it is!

Sunflower Field
Sunflower Field by kmacy - Show online - Like - Comment
Editor: I love to color and texture in this photo.

From My Session With The Wood Ducks
From My Session With The Wood Ducks by Grandpaparazi - Show online - Like - Comment
Editor: Great shot, Kevin. Love the detail, subject isolation and the body language of this wood duck.

This weeks top forum postings

Nikon D500: BiF noob by JayPeg 25-Feb-24 11:35 PM (GMT)
Hi all, I'm a novice at birds in flight and am wondering what to do about gear, specifically a Tele zoom. Currently I have a Fuji X-T3 and an XF 70-300 which just isn't enough lens for many of the nea...

Nikon Z9 / Z8: New Z9 Firm 5.00 by Parfumeur 13-Mar-24 04:38 AM (GMT)
Now on line..... still no way to save settings to body or slot 2 or make settings sticky .... AND they changed the sound.....

Wildlife: Sandhill Colts by smitheroosky 25-Feb-24 01:47 AM (GMT)
It's that time of year. These colts are about three days old. waking up at sunrise https// How siblings act when the parents are watching https//

Landscape: Morning Catch by BChrisRad 28-Feb-24 12:21 AM (GMT)
Ha Long Bay. Taken from the beach in front of our hotel. Did a boat tour the day before, with a group so no choice of time of day for interesting light, but a very interesting place. ...

Glamour & Portrait, Studio & Still Life: Eye ball focusing by nevan 09-Mar-24 05:58 PM (GMT)
Hi friends, It's been quite a long time since my last post. I have read an article lastly about focusing,mostly eye focusing. I have read that with the latest technology, the camera is focusing right ...

Weddings & Events: Living History/Re-Enactments Event: Any Tips? by Tubman 06-Mar-24 01:13 AM (GMT)
Every August, in the charming Canadian town of Didsbury, Alberta, the Days of Yore Festival is held. They call it a "living history" festival. People dress up like Vikings, mediaeval European knights ...

Architecture & Industrial Photography: Cuyahoga County Courthouse in Cleveland, OH by pixures 22-Mar-24 02:58 PM (GMT)
The Cuyahoga County Courthouse in downtown Cleveland OH, was constructed between 1906 and 1913 at a cost of million. The elegant marble staircase has two stairways which are symmetrical and meet an...

PJ, PR & Street: Ready for delivering by mborgare 26-Feb-24 09:14 PM (GMT)
In India a motorcycle can carry almost everything.... Nikon Z-7ii, Nikkor Z 24-120mm f/4@44mm, f/4, 1/320 sec, ISO 200 Image sharpened wit Topaz. ...

Sports: 2024-02-24 NCSU volleyball by rickcornell 28-Feb-24 02:04 AM (GMT)
This past weekend was the first of a handful of spring scrimmages for the NC State volleyball team. A lot of fun to watch and see coaches/players I have not seen since the fall. A few images from the ...

Micro, Macro & Close-up: Meet Scarlett by Second Hand Pat 15-Mar-24 06:47 AM (GMT)
Meet Scarlett, one of my jumping spiders. She just emerged from her final molt as an adult Regal Jumping Spider. She is eating a fly larvae. They come out hungry after a molt. Pat https//www.nikonians...

Panorama: Sacramento Mountains, New Mexico by stlsailor 28-Feb-24 09:45 PM (GMT)
A six shot panorama of the Sacramento Mountains on the east edge of Alamogordo, New Mexico. Critiques, criticisms, suggestions, or alternatives are always welcome. I am not sure why, but the image tha...

Travel: Congratulations Barry Schirm by ScottChapin 01-Mar-24 03:41 PM (GMT)
Please congratulate Barry for the winning capture Chain Bridge in the Beautiful Light contest. The winning image will be added to the The image is also entered in the Best of Nikonians 2022 Contest. ...

Infrared & Ultraviolet: Mural by Matthew Gregory 16-Mar-24 05:21 PM (GMT)
I'm not sure if I prefer this in color or the black and white conversion more. ...

Motor Sports: MX Practice by jimray 29-Feb-24 10:05 PM (GMT)
It was a practice session at a local MX Park last weekend, both for the riders and me. I spent most of the time experimenting using various focus and metering settings on a Z50 with a 100-400 S lens a...

Astrophotography: Lens for Solar Eclipse by stlsailor 08-Mar-24 12:35 AM (GMT)
I'm late to the party, so the solar filters may be sold out. I was not intending to shoot the eclipse, but friends today invited us down to their place to view it. If we go, then I ought to shoot it. ...

Digital Artistry: Essence of Light by massulo 03-Mar-24 03:30 PM (GMT)
Had to create here, should it be moonlight or sunlight??? Thanks in advance ...

B&W / Film & Digital: Split Rock Lighthouse on Western Shore of Lake Superior by jdroach 24-Feb-24 08:38 PM (GMT)
Captured with Nikon D750 with 28-300mm, Lightroom and ON1 Photo Effects for Black and White. EXIF data is in the link below the image. ...

A Picture I Took: I just hadda vent by elcee 04-Mar-24 05:54 AM (GMT)
Taken on my Downtown Albuquerque walkabout three weeks ago. ~LarryC (eLCee) d750 | 79-300VR@150mm | 1/4000 | f/5.3 | ISO 100 ...

Family & Pets: Maggie the Multi-tasking Toddler by Graceland 20-Mar-24 02:06 PM (GMT)
Maggie is a classic hi-tech girl. Caught her with her I-Pad, I-Phone and binoculars keeping up with her world. The ability of a kid not yet two years old to operate an I-Pad all by herself still amaze...

I have been published!: My attempt at a New Website by Photo52 06-Mar-24 02:54 PM (GMT)
Please find attached my first attempt at a website to showcase my images and to gather valuable input.

Behind The Image: EC Award-Crystal Ball and Forks by skibreeze7 29-Feb-24 07:12 AM (GMT)
https ...Nikon D850 ...Sigma 35mm 1.4 Art lens ...tripod with 75mm bowl adapter(amazon) ...Manfrotto 502 Pro Video Head with long quick release mounting plate(amazon) ...tethered remote(amazon) ...Ula...

Black & White Film: Caffenol with FP4 by Strada_Facendo 10-Mar-24 03:12 AM (GMT)
https30 for FP4. The iodised salt is presumably being added as restrainer or anti-foggant. Iodised salt has about 25 mg/kg iodide, so 5 g of iodised salt is 125 microg in 500 mL = 250 microg/L. Accord...

Wildlife Contest (Monthly): Cooling Off by whallier 14-Mar-24 10:00 PM (GMT)
Bengal Tiger in India's Ranthambore National Park ...

Digital Artistry Contest (Monthly): March Contest - Geometric Shapes by dm1dave 01-Mar-24 03:04 AM (GMT)
This month's challenge theme is "Geometric Shapes" This month's challenge is to artistically incorporate geometric shapes into your composition. Circles, triangles, rectangles, hexagons, or a spec...

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